Drug Overdose

Court ruling in Philadelphia could open door for safe injection site in San Francisco
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KCBS Radio Morning News
February 27, 2020 - 11:40 am
A barrier to opening a safe injection site in San Francisco may have been weakened after a federal judge ruled in favor of opening the country’s first such facility in Philadelphia.
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Stanford student found dead on campus identified as 19-year-old Eitan Weiner
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All News KCBS Radio
February 26, 2020 - 3:58 pm
A Stanford student who died in a fraternity house on campus last month overdosed on fentanyl, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office.
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A box of the overdose antidote Naloxone Hydrochloride sits on a counter at a Walgreens store on February 2, 2016 in New York City.
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Carrie Hodousek
February 21, 2020 - 9:59 am
As overdose deaths continue to rise in San Francisco, a citywide project is working to tackle the problem by teaching people how to administer a life saving drug.
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Bags of heroin, some laced with fentanyl, are displayed before a press conference regarding a major drug bust, at the office of the New York Attorney General, September 23, 2016 in New York City.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
August 09, 2019 - 1:42 pm
Fentanyl overdoses in San Francisco have reached a new high.
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Police Car
July 06, 2018 - 4:12 pm
Danielle Faletto was arrested by Petaluma Police after her 16 year-old son was found unconscious at a residence in Petaluma...
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Narcan / Naloxone Nasal Spray
Narcan / Naloxone Nasal Spray (Photo credit: Jenna Lane/KCBS Radio)
Jenna Lane
February 28, 2018 - 9:23 am
KCBS Radio’s Jenna Lane learned how to use Naloxone, a portable non-prescription overdose-reversing drug...
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